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Tsikhantsou won the gold medal in the weight category up to 102 kg.

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Belarus national weightlifting team was involved in numerous doping incidents registered at the Olympic Games.

Belarus Weightlifting Federation may be debarred from international competitions for a year because of dopes.

Maryna Shkermankova, Dzina Sazanavets and Yauhen Zharnasek are on the list of 23 athletes who used anabolic steroids.

Belarus' weight-lifting Olympic champion Andrei Aramnau decides to finish his career and become a coach for health reasons.

The Belarus man was the best in snatching the world's weight-lifting trophey at Houston, USA.

This was stated by First Deputy Minister of Sport and Tourism Aliaksandr Hahiyeu.

Dzina Sazanavets came third in women's 69kg weightlifting competition.